While there may be scads of online sites that claim to showcase some of the most luxurious items in the world, 1stdibs is one of the few sites with wares to easily support that claim.
With a website featuring testimonials by famed fashion designers like Tom Ford and Marc Jacobs, 1stdibs offers a curated collection of treasures from around the world, including antiques, vintage furniture and design, fine art, estate jewellery, and vintage couture from over 1,800 prestigious dealers located internationally.
A quick search of the fine arts section will yield works by masters like Picasso and Warhol, while the wristwatch section offers a multitude of Rolex selections. Fashion houses such as Dior, Prada and Chanel are also featured—one can purchase everything from evening gowns to handbags.
If one is looking to acquire décor, it’s possible to be connected with the world’s best interior decorators with one click.
The site also maintains an interesting blog titled “The Study” with pieces such as ‘How To Spot a Counterfeit Rolex”, “A Primer to the World’s Most Famous Diamonds” and “14 Impressive Italian Interiors.”
Though spring perpetually bathes us in a sense of freshness and renewal, one can never do better than antique luxury.